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CNAME mobile website DNS instructions for Vodahost

It is possible to add the "m" to your domain name if you're a customer with Vodahost.

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To make this work please add a CNAME record to your domain name so visitors can be redirected to your mobile website. And please replace the word example.com with your own domain name.

 

Add the "m" to your domain name

Add to your DNS the following CNAME record:

m.example.com CNAME lb.site.mobi

m.example.com is your mobile website
www.example.com is your PC website

LB in lb.site.mobi stands for Load Balancer of our mobile cloud platform.

 

DNS Instructions for VodaHost

 

Log in to your cPanel and add a CNAME record:

  1. Log in to cPanel
  2. Click on “Simple DNS Zone Editor”

 

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  • If you have multiple add-on domains – select the appropriate one from the drop down menu
  • Under “Add a CNAME record”
    1. in the NAME field type “m.”
    2. in the CNAME field type “lb.site.mobi”

 

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Replace example.com with your own domain name!

If you're unable to add the CNAME please send this email to the Vodahost support desk.

 

Check if the DNS for your mobile site is correct

How can you check yourself if you made the correct settings in your own DNS?
Please continue to read about it on the following page: Check your DNS.

 

And now continue with Step 3

In step 1 you created your mobile website. In this step 2 you activated your mobile website for everybody on the internet to see. Now it is time for step 3.

 

add the switcher code Step 3 - Automatically switch between your PC and mobile site

With the switcher code you create a piece of HTML code to ensure that your visitors automatically get the PC version or the mobile version of your website, depending on the device they use.

Continue to read about step 3 >>>